Cool Gadgets & Stuff

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Acton’s RocketSkates – first smart electric skates

By David Martin,

RocketSkaters by ACTON are the newest on-shoe skating option. Take roller-skates, add electric engines and balancing technologies and you get RocketSkaters! They may sound simple…

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Streaming high with the new Parrot Bebop Drone

By Gabrielle Pickard,

American citrus farmers are flying drones over their crops in order to check harvests for ripeness. Estate agents are taking enticing air videos to show…

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5 great gadgets for Mother’s Day 2014

By Paul Lester,

This Sunday it’s Mother’s Day, so we thought we would recommend a selection of some interesting gadgets that you could give your mum to make…

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Scalextric RCS – there’s an app for that…

By Paul Lester,

Surely one of the defining toys of its generation, Scalextric has modernised itself for the smartphone age with the new Scalextric RCS set, the first…

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Onewheel, the self-balancing electric skateboard

By Gabrielle Pickard,

There were, by all accounts, plenty of innovative and interesting toys on display at this year’s CES. As attending technology journalists were busy scribbling down…

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Video: Parrot unveil the MiniDrone at CES 2014

By Geoff Bowen,

Hovering gracefully in the air and undeterred by the throngs of journalists, the new MiniDrone from the folks at Parrot certainly stood out at the…

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Video: Orbotix announce Sphero 2B at CES 2014

By Geoff Bowen,

Whilst wondering around this year’s packed CES Unveiled, it was hard not to notice/trip-over the new Sphero 2B from the folks at Orbotix. The 2B…